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Our polluted food

Jack Lucas

Our polluted food

a survey of the risks

by Jack Lucas

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Published by C. Knight in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Food contamination.,
  • Food adulteration and inspection.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJack Lucas.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTX531 .L8 1975b
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 237 p. :
    Number of Pages237
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4934744M
    ISBN 100853142254
    LC Control Number76361737

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